Leatrice Joy Gillum 81, of Greenup KY went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland KY.
She was born in Carter County Kentucky on February 12, 1935 a daughter of the late Earl & Irene Damron Lawson.
She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother and was a member of the Russell First Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death along with her parents by a brother J.C. Lawson.
She is survived by her husband Jim Dave Gillum; a son, Mitchell Renard Gillum and his wife Karen of Russell; a daughter, Tanya Michelle Evans of Ashland; two brothers, Joe Ray Lawson of Rush and Thurston Lawson of Grayson; a sister, Willa Jean McAlister of Grayson; 4 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup KY by Brother Ken Gowin.
Burial will follow in the Gillum Cemetery in Greenup County.
Visitation will be 6:00 PM Monday, November 28, 2016 and one hour before the service Tuesday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.wrightsfuneralhome.com.
Violet Bernice Alsip Barton 89, of Worthington KY went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Russell KY.
She was born in Whitley County KY on December 13, 1926.
She was a Christian and a member of the Raceland Christian Church.
She was preceded in death along with her parents by a grandson, Scott Barton; two great grandsons, Luke Ratliff and Jase Ratliff; a great great grandson Dwayne Hurst and a brother, Ernest Alsip.
She is survived by two sons, Jimmy W. Barton of Flatwoods and Jerry L. Barton and his wife Judy of Worthington; two daughters, Barbara E. Bramblett and her husband William of Raceland and Rebecca D. Sammons and her husband Paul of Worthington; a brother, Stanley Alsip and his wife Clara of Catlettsburg; 11 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Funeral services were conducted Monday, November 28, 2016 at the Raceland Christian Church in Raceland KY by Brother Jason Lykins.
Burial followed in the Brick Union Cemetery in Lloyd KY.
Visitation will be from 11:00 AM till the time of the service on Monday at the church.
Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup KY has been entrusted with the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Raceland Christian Church % Building Fund 210 Caroline Road Raceland KY 41169.
Online condolences may be made at www.wrightsfuneralhome.com.
Bonnie Marie Potter Phipps of Springfield, Ohio, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully on her 85th birthday, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, in Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center.
She was born Nov. 24, 1931, in Flatwoods, a daughter of Leander William and Lucy Marie Miller Potter.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brother, William Potter; her sister, Betty Grizzle; and her high school sweetheart, who was her one true love and husband of sixty years, Robert Franklin Phipps.
Bonnie spent most of her life as a mother and housewife, but worked outside the home, at times, at Sharonview Nursing Home and Meijer as a product demonstrator and supervisor. She excelled at both jobs with her warm smile and gracious personality. Bonnie cherished spending time with her family and listening to music, particularly Billy Ray Cyrus and Frank Sinatra. She loved attending St. Mark's United Methodist Church with her daughter, Cheryl.
Her hobbies included collecting Dionne Quintuplets memorabilia, Shirley Temple souvenirs and dolls. Bonnie also enjoyed bowling with her daughters and friends in the Big Buckeye League at Shamrock Recreation.
She is survived by her brother, Roger Potter of Lexington; two sons, Robert Anthony (Lisa Ramsey) Phipps of St. Petersburg, Fla. and James Daniel (Terry) Phipps of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; three daughters, Marsha Jane (Gary) Jenkins, Cheryl Louise (Jack) Dalie and Nancy Gay Summers; twelve grandchildren, Eric Jenkins, Jason Dalie, Tara Combs, Paul Phipps, Adam Phipps, Nicole Virga, Emily Phipps, Erin Phipps, Daniel Phipps, Chris West, Ryan West and Haley Nicole Summers; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, at Littleton and Rue Funeral Home in Springfield with Pastor Merrill Mellott officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.
Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. The family would like to extend a thank you to the staff and residents at Oakwood Village for their love and kindness.
Condolences may be sent to littletonandrue.com.
William L. Dalton, 68, a lifetime resident of Westwood, went home to be with the Lord Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, surrounded by his family at his home.
Bill was born June 26, 1948, in Westwood, a son of the late Fred and Betty Lorene Miller Dalton.
He graduated from Fairview High School. He has served his community for more than 45 years as owner and operator of Dalton Tire Sales. Bill has served the Lord in many ways throughout his life. He has been a former Pastor and Assistant Pastor at Wurtland Church of the Nazarene. He was as a Sunday School Teacher at Catlettsburg Church of God where, he was a faithful member. Bill was an avid University of Kentucky Basketball fan. He most enjoyed his summer place at Middle Bass Island on Lake Erie, where he enjoyed boating and fishing with his family.
Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 31 years, Vicky Mays Dalton; their children, Jody Dalton Craig and husband Danny, of Dunedin, Fla., Melissa Ann Dalton of Ashland and Lari Litteral Stanley and husband Joe of Westwood; five precious grandchildren, Caleb Scott Collins, Alexander Dalton Johnson, Davis Leander Hoffman, William Hayden Collins and Jett Jameson Wylde Stanley; and his brother, Fred Steven Dalton and wife Linda of Ashland.
Funeral services were conducted Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, at Neal Funeral Home in Catlettsburg with words of comfort by Pastor Greg Wirtzfeld, Pastor Ricky Mays and Pastor Frank Hewlett.
Condolences may be sent to kilgorecollierfuneralhome.com.